Hands On: 2018 Hyundai Sonata Sport 2.0t

31 March 2018, Neil Parkhi


The Hyundai Sonata is a midsize sedan which is a well known car in the market. It is decently priced, has good handling, and has good reliability. It now gets a great new update for 2018 with a striking new design and new features.


Steering and Transmission
Steering Type Electric Assist, Rack and Pinion Power Steering
Transmission Type 6 Speed Manual
Front Suspension Type MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Type Independent Multi Link
Suspension Features Stabilizer Bars, Coil Springs, Gas Pressurized Shock Absorbers
Length (in, mm) 191.1in, 4854mm
Width (in, mm) 73.4in, 1864mm
Height (in, mm) 58.1in, 1476mm
Wheelbase (in, mm) 117.1in, 2974mm
Weight (lb, kg) 3483lb, 1620kg
Engine Specifications
Engine Type 2.0 litre 16 valve DOHC turbocharged inline 4 cylinder
Power (bhp, PS, kW) 245bhp, 248PS, 183kW @ 6000RPM
Torque (lb-ft, Nm) 260lb-ft, 353Nm @ 1350-4000RPM
0-60 mph (0-97 kmph) 5.7 seconds
Top Speed (mph, kmph) 150 mph, 241 kmph
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fuel Tank Size (gal, L) 18.5 gallons, 70L
Fuel Type (AKI, RON) 87 Octane/AKI Petrol (92 RON)
City Fuel Economy (mpg, kmpL) 23mpg, 10kmpL
City Fuel Economy (mpg, kmpL) 32mpg, 14kmpL
Cargo Specifications
Cargo Space (ft3, L) 16.3ft3, 462L
Max. Cargo Space (ft3, L) 16.3ft3, 462L

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